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Cochrane Updates and Nice Guidelines Volume 2 Issue 1

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Cochrane Updates and Nice Guidelines Volume 2 Issue 1 Cochrane Updates & NICE Guidelines, Practical Evidence About Real Life Situations (PEARLS) are succinct summaries of Cochrane Systematic Reviews for primary care practitioners. PEARLS provide guidance on whether a treatment is effective or ineffective, prepared as an educational resource and not replacing clinician judgment in the management of individual […]

Sudden Loss of Unilateral Vision

Sudden loss of unilateral vision

Sudden Loss of Unilateral Vision Author: Murtagh, John Abstract: A 65-year-old shopkeeper presents for evaluation of a loss of vision in his left eye approximately 6 h previously. The visual loss lasted for approximately 5 min, and was followed by complete recovery. He described the event as though “a curtain came down from above and […]

Longitudinal study of a community hospital integrated model for diabetes management

Longitudinal study of a community hospital integrated model for diabetes management in the Beijing Jinsong community

Longitudinal study of a community hospital integrated model for diabetes management in the Beijing Jinsong community Authors: Zhang, Jian-Dong 1; Zhuang, Ning 1; Yuan, Ming-Xia2; Gao, Li-Juan1; Bian, Chuan 1; Chen, Huai-Ning 1; Chi, Qing 1; Hui, Su-Qing1; Li, Gui-Ying 1; Su, Yan-Li1; Bao, Hong-Song 1; Wan, Gang 3; Yang, Guang-Ran 2; Yuan, Shen-Yuan 2 Objective: To determine the effects of a community hospital integrated model on the […]

Community Mental Health Services in China

current status of community mental health services in three northern areas of China

The current status of community mental health services in three northern areas of China Authors: Yang, Xiaoyi 1; Yang, Fengchi 2; Fu, Wenqing1; Guo, Lingling 1; Xu, Lihua1; Zhang, Hui 2 Objective: This study investigated and discussed the current status of community mental health service in three northern areas of China (Beijing, Harbin, and Karamay) in an effort to improve […]

Community health services in Nanjing

Types of community health services selected by urban and suburban residents in Nanjing and influencing factors

Types of community health services selected by urban and suburban residents in Nanjing and influencing factors Authors: Fan, Hong; Wang, Qianyuan; Wu, Yinyan Keywords: Nanjing, Community health service, Service type, Influencing factors, Urban and suburban residents, Diagnosis and treatment of diseases and injuries DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15212/FMCH.2014.0105 Affiliations: Social and Health Education Department, School of Public Health, Nanjing Medical […]

KCNQ1 Gene Polymorphism and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Correlation between KCNQ1 gene polymorphism and type 2 diabetes mellitus in Huaihai region of China

Correlation between KCNQ1 gene polymorphism and type 2 diabetes mellitus in Huaihai region of China Authors: Gao, Xing ; LV, Dongmei; Wang, Yan; Wang, Tao; Li, Wei; Zhang, Yanbo ; Wei, Yaqin; Zhang, Jiali ; Lu, Qian; Yin, Xiaoxing Objective: This article aims to discuss the distribution of KCNQ1 gene polymorphism in the Chinese Han population in the Huaihai region of China and the […]

A perspective on the development of family medicine in China

A perspective on the development of family medicine in China

A perspective on the development of family medicine in China Author: Xu, Guoping Abstract: Family medicine is a medical specialty devoted to comprehensive primary care for people of all ages. It has been recognized and developed as the foundation of modern healthcare system in all other advanced countries (except USA), and has enjoyed great success […]